Tuesday, February 7, 2023

NFL HOF Shannon Sharpe gets into shouting match with Grizzlies

LOS ANGELES — Temperatures flared just after the second quarter buzzer in Friday night’s game between the Memphis Grizzlies and the Los Angeles Lakers, when several members of the Grizzlies got into a shouting match with member NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe, Those who were sitting near the court.

Several Grizzlies players came forward to resolve the confrontation, including Dillon Brooks, Steven Adams, Ja Morant, and Morant’s father, T Morant, Krypto. ,

Sharp, who currently works as a commentator for Fox Sports, was escorted by security through a tunnel to the back concourse of the arena, where he remained for halftime before returning to his seat for the third quarter were.

Part of Sharp’s persona on his show “Undisputed” is celebrating his unabashed fandom for Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James in front of his co-host, Skip Bayless, an infamous critic of James. Sharp appeared on the show wearing a goat mask and James’ jersey, suggesting that James is the NBA’s greatest player of all time, or the GOAT.

Sharp gave a brief interview to ESPN on his way back to his seat before the start of the second half.

“They didn’t want this smoke, Dave,” said Sharp. “All they do is talk and manipulate stuff and I don’t mean it. It started with Dillon Brooks. I said he was too young to defend LeBron. He said, ‘F —‘ me. I said, ‘F–‘ –‘ the back. He started coming to me and I said, ‘You don’t want all this trouble.’ And then Ja came out of nowhere talking. She definitely didn’t want this trouble. Then Dad came in and obviously didn’t want any trouble.

“But I wanted everything they had. Don’t let these fools fool you anymore.”

The Grizzlies, who entered the night riding an 11-game winning streak, led the Lakers 53–49 at the half.

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